Friday 18th May 2012 – Hampshire, UK/... Today sees the release of Deep Silver’s all-star action adventure, Cartoon Network Punch Time Explosion, on Nintendo 3DS.
Cartoon Network Punch Time Explosion is published by Deep Silver, the games label of Koch Media, and developed by Californian developer Papaya Studio. It is the network’s first-ever all-star brawler, allowing players to choose from a whopping 26 characters from eleven of Cartoon Network’s favourite shows - such as Ben 10: Ultimate Alien, The PowerPuff Girls, Samurai Jack, Johnny Bravo, Dexter’s Laboratory and many more. Characters and cartoon worlds come together in one almighty fun-filled brawl!
With the four player WiFi option you can play against three other friends or computer controlled opponents. Play as Ben 10 and change into aliens as the battle heats up to crush your opponent, fight in the middle of flying cars as Samurai Jack, journey through Dexter’s Laboratory on red alert and take the opportunity to cash in on the hazards of fish and water as you battle inside the mouth of Flapjack’s whale, Bubbie.
With a range of play interactions, from touch screen through to microphone, its time to get to action - let battle commence with Cartoon Network Punch Time Explosion on Nintendo 3DS!
About Deep Silver
Deep Silver develops and distributes interactive games for all platforms. The Deep Silver label means to captivate all gamers who have a passion for thrilling gameplay in exciting game worlds. Deep Silver works with its partners to achieve a maximum of success while maintaining the highest possible quality, always focusing on what the customer desires. Deep Silver products are designed to equally appeal to pros and beginners, children and adults.
Deep Silver has published more than 200 games since 2003, including own brands like Dead Island, the critically acclaimed zombie action game with RPG elements, the action role-playing game Sacred 2: Fallen Angel, successful adventures such as the Secret Files series and Lost Horizon, the role-playing game Risen and well-known licenses like the Chernobyl shooter S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky and Prison Break: The Conspiracy, the action adventure based on the
popular TV series. Deep Silver has announced more upcoming highlights such as Risen 2, the sequel to the hit RPG, and Sacred 3. For more information please visit http://www.deepsilver.com
About Koch Media
Koch Media is a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products (software, games and films). The company's own publishing activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe and the USA. The Koch Media group has more than 15 years of experience in the digital media distribution business, and has risen to become the number one distributor in Europe. It has also formed strategic alliances with numerous games and software publishers: Capcom, Codemasters, Kaspersky Labs, Paradox Entertainment, Square Enix, Tecmo-Koei, and System 3 etc. in various European countries. With Headquarters in Planegg near Munich/Germany, Koch Media owns branches in Germany, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, the Nordic regions, Benelux and the USA. www.kochmedia.com
About Papaya Studio
Papaya Studio is an independent video game developer based out of Southern California. Founded in 1999, Papaya Studio is recognized by many in the industry as one of the most innovative and talented development companies to emerge in recent times. Staffed with experienced and seasoned team members, with a combined experience of over 20 years, Papaya Studio offers a complete development solution, including video and sound production, motion capture, localization, as well as marketing materials with after-sales support. Papaya possesses internally developed and state-of-the-art proprietary technology that reduces the time to develop and market games, generates revenues as well as increasing product scalability, and differentiates Papaya Studio in the marketplace. Highly competitive, Papaya Studio utilizes every available resource to focus on producing the highest-quality product within the required timeframe.
Since founded, Papaya Studio has gone on to develop over a dozen successful and high profile titles such as Top Gear: Dare Devil, Disney Princess: Enchanted Journey, Toy Story Mania!, Coraline, Ben 10 Alien Force: Vilgax Attacks, Ben 10 Ultimate Alien: Cosmic Destruction, and most recently Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion for the 3DS. For more information please visit www.papayastudio.com.
About Turner CN Enterprises
Turner CN Enterprises, the licensing division of Turner Broadcasting, is now responsible for six key business areas across the EMEA region including Consumer Products, Events, Brand Licensing, DVD, Non Linear and Mobile. The business is charged with building consumer product franchises for Turners children’s properties and adults brands and characters from the channel's growing library of award-winning original programming. Turner CN Enterprises also works to secure and support long-term licensee partnerships across all key merchandising categories including DVD and EST (Electronic Sell Through) content on mobile and online platforms. The division currently offers consumer product programs for an array of animation franchises including Ben 10, Generator Rex, Bakugan, Hero 108, The Powerpuff Girls, Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends and Robotboy. It also licenses brands including Adult Swim, CNN and Turner Classic Movies.